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Home of the Pioneers

What makes our school special? Sarah J. Anderson is a proud member of the No Excuses University, which means we believe that all of our students are college-bound.
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What’s new

  • Group photo of VPS teachers who received National Board Certification in 2018

Twenty-seven teachers receive leading certification

This year's group of National Board-certified teachers is the district's largest.

  • Student reading a book

Building Readers: February 2018

Building Readers provides the guidance, steps to take, specific direction and concrete recommendations that parents need to help their kids learn to read, and to read more proficiently. In this [...]

  • School counselors in the classroom

Solid, honest connections to every student: Focus on counselors

What does a school counselor do? The answer may surprise you.

  • EXTRA logo

New electronic flyer distribution system coming soon

We have good news! Vancouver Public Schools is launching a new electronic flyer distribution tool called Peachjar. To view school-approved digital flyers, simply click the “Extra” button on your school’s [...]

Provide feedback on Computer Science Learning Standards

The proposed new standards improve coherence, alignment and readability.

Connect with us

Principal: Katie Arkoosh  

Associate Principal: Anna Supplee

Dean of Students: Kevin Coffey

Main: 360-313-1500
Attendance: 360-313-1474

School hours:
8:30 a.m. – 2:50 p.m.

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Welcome to Sarah J. Anderson!

Attendance

All day, every day.

Your child is required to be at school all day, every day.

At Anderson, our goal is for students to be here to learn, learn, learn!

Learn more about attendance requirements for your student